The Frankfurt School Revisited

The Frankfurt School Revisited

Richard Wolin

This quantity is a suite of essays by way of Richard Wolin, a number one political theorist and highbrow historian.

It is the keep on with as much as Wolin’s contemporary, generally acclaimed books: Heidegger’s Children and The Seduction of Unreason. In these books, he explored the legacy of Martin Heidegger and his influence on a few of his so much influential and outstanding scholars. He dealt relatively with the influence that Heidegger’s next embody of fascism and nationwide Socialism had on those scholars. Delving additional in his subsequent booklet, Wolin explored the query of why philosophers and intellectuals were interested in antiliberal, antidemocratic fascism.

The essays during this publication are excited about ecu Political notion really with figures linked to the Frankfurt college. the gathering represents a digital who’s who of ecu political thinkers with essays on Walter Benjamin, Adorno, Marcuse, Arendt, Heidegger, Weber, Jaspers, and Carl Schmitt. relocating past those thinkers and people books, this assortment also will contain essays on modern political matters corresponding to post-communist revolutions, human rights, international democracy, the revival of republicanism, and faith and public life.

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